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Bright and Sunny Day -- Red Flowers -- Original Watercolor Painting 11x14
I call this colorway "Bright and Sunny Day" I love the colors in this piece! I tried out a new paper for this painting. It's 140# cold-press and has a good white tone--not too bright but not dull either. I really like the way it "holds" the pigments in multiple layers of washes without losing vibrancy. I think this piece would look great in a simple black frame! This piece depicts a grouping of red flowers against a white background speckled with aqua and blue. Overall this piece measures…
Easy Red Poppy Craft & Other Memorial Day Activities
Learn an Easy Red Poppy Craft & Other Memorial Day Activities! Combine art, fine motor development, sensory exploration, & culture!
The Poppy Lady
This a book trailer for a book coming out in Sept.About Moina Belle Michael who helped establish the red poppy as a symbol of remembrance for veterans.
Canadians Remember in November on crayola.com
On Remembrance Day, Canadians honor fallen heroes and heroines. Create a 3-panel display to show why and how this event is observed.
Remembrance Day - Mark Knopfler
A Remembrance Day slideshow using Mark Knopfler's wonderful "Remembrance Day" song from the album 'Get Lucky' (2009). The early part of the song conveys many...
Poppy Mixed Media
Well this is the Remembrance Day project I have come up with for this year "Mixed Media Poppies". Tape off your watercolor or white sketch paper for that nice finished edge and then paint in your background color with disc tempera. While the paint is still wet cover with a layer of plastic wrap and smoosh it slightly. Leave in place until dry. While your background is drying work on your poppy papers. You want a few types. In this one I'm using thicker liquid tempera and patting it in with…